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  • n. The Osage orange.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The Osage orange.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Same as bodark.

Etymologies

Corruption of bois d'arc. (Wiktionary)

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  • Well, but there's bodocks and bodocks growing between here and the road," said Elvie. "They're lining our way. They couldn't all be Grandpa Vaughn's horse switches from when he came riding to see Granny and get her to marry 'im."
    --Eudora Welty, 1970, Losing Battles

    December 24, 2010